Here at Vortex we love the challenge of designing and making for an outdoor space from key costumes and props through to an entire set. Infinite possibilities are unleashed when you are working in infinite space! For the International Dance Festival in 2010 we created an outdoor stage set across Victoria Square fountain in Birmingham…

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Traveling Treasury is a magical story telling experience that takes places in a beautifully transformed caravan. Step inside the pages of a book and let the stories unfold, quite literally before your eyes. Think, dream and believe as you are taken on a wonderful journey through sound, stunning visual paper creations and animated story telling.…

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Our butterflies create a wonderful burst of colour for your summer ball, summer wedding or summer festival or event. Hire for meet and greet of guests on arrival, strollers, living decor for fun photo opportunities or show girl dance piece in collaboration with Rubix Dance. Our butterfly costumes are very versatile and have showcased in…

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Our flowers create a wonderful burst of colour for your summer ball, summer wedding or summer festival or event. Hire for meet and greet of guests on arrival, strollers, living decor for fun photo opportunities or show girl dance piece in collaboration with Rubix Dance. Our flower costumes have showcased in an array of settings…

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WOW and amaze your guests with our infamous whirling and twirling Vortex costume. 5 available to hire! Great for immersive club nights and stage shows. We also have a UV costume available to hire that was created for World of Wearable Art. WOW is a leading international design competition in New Zealand. This costume was…

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Coventry’s Godiva Carnival was where the Vortex collaboration began back in 2003. We’ve been involved in both design and production for various carnivals and festivals since then. Our costumes have toured the country appearing at Notting Hill Carnival, Thames Festival, Bridgewater Carnival, Bestival, Luton Carnival, Kendal Carnival and Godiva Awakes. As well as designing and…

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For two years running we were commissioned to design for The London School of Samba’s (LSS) band entry into Notting Hill Carnival 2011 and 2012. These costumes also hit the streets later in each year at The Thames Festival night parade, Luton Carnival, Waterloo, Hackney and Germany street festival events. We designed across all sections…

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We love a night parade. We have a series of snowflake costumes that have appeared in lantern parades, Christmas parties and winter wonderland celebrations alongside our room transformations. If you would like winter to come to you lets talk. One of our favourite commissions was for the Light Night Festival in Stoke. Where Vortex designed and built…

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